severeweather

Statewide (GA) Tornado Drill Set For Friday 9AM EST

There will be a statewide Tornado Drill Friday morning at 9AM EST. Per Columbus Fire & EMS Emergency Management and Homeland Security, the EAS warning sirens will sound in our area as part of the statewide drill. The "All Clear"…

Tornado Confirmed In Harris County, More Storms On The Way

The National Weather Service spent the day investigating damage caused by Tuesday's strong to severe storms that rolled through the area. They found that the storm damage in Opelika was caused by straight-line winds and NOT a tornado. They estimated…

It's Severe Weather Preparedness Week In Georgia- Tuesday Tip

WATCHES vs WARNINGS Know the difference between a watch and a warning. A severe thunderstorm WATCH means conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms to develop. A severe thunderstorm WARNING means a severe thunderstorm has been detected and there is an…

41 confirmed tornadoes hit Georgia January 21-22, 2017

New information in from the National Weather Service/Peachtree City shows a total of 41 tornadoes impacted Georgia between January 21 and January 22, 2017. During a 36-hour period from 8AM on January 21 through 8PM on January 22, a new…